NVFC Releases National Fire Service Resource Guide

Wednesday, 16 June 2010

The NVFC has released the National Fire Service Resource Guide. This one-stop reference source provides fire and EMS departments, as well as their Fire Corps members, with quick information regarding topics of importance to the fire and emergency services. The Guide includes a compilation of available resources and tools that departments can refer to concerning each topic, as well as tips and guidance to help departments in their initiatives, including how to involve Fire Corps teams.


The National Fire Service Resource Guide covers the following topics:

  • Governance
  • Grassroots Advocacy
  • Grants and Support
  • Retention and Recruitment
  • Media and Public Relations
  • Line of Duty
  • Training
  • Health and Safety
  • Public Education Materials
  • Fire Service Awards
  • NVFC Membership
  • Additional Resources


The Guide is available for free on the NVFC web site under the Resources tab, or click here to download the Guide. Departments are encouraged to print a copy of the Guide and place it in a convenient location to provide quick and easy access when they need to find information and resources for the department and personnel. Development of the Guide was supported by VFIS and Provident Agency.

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